Across the Aisle
Clip | 2m 45s
Although Wilma Mankiller considered herself a liberal Democrat, as Deputy Chief she was chosen by a conservative Republican and was known as a uniter of all people. Wilma launched many cutting edge initiatives that substantially improved living conditions during her tenure; this clip highlights her unifying leadership style especially in relation to improving the Cherokee medical system.
Aired: 03/01/18Video has closed captioning.